Truck blocking SH1 near Taupo

Last updated 15:22 21/08/2012

Relevant offers

National News

Prime Minister John Key pulled waitress' ponytail Edward Livingstone inquest: Day 2 Manhunt on after pursuit ends in fiery crash Rescued West Coast tramper hopes others will take heed Man saves child from fire, loses nearly everything Driver killed in New Plymouth crash Spiky ball left as 'weapon' to harm dogs Portable MRI a 'hi-tech portaloo' that fits on a truck Brazen thieves steal Auckland family's caravan The bombastic Martyn Bradbury

A large truck has lost an 11 tonne load near Lake Taupo blocking both lanes on State Highway 1.

The highway is blocked in both directions near Bulli Point, about 25 kilometres south of Taupo township.

The accident happened about 2.45pm and police are working to divert traffic to State Highway 32 along the western bays access.

A crane will be needed to lift the load off the road.

It is not known what the truck was carrying.

 

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content